Category Archives: Entertainment


Win a Family Four Pack of Tickets to Cirque du Soleil’s OVO!

Even with having my baby girl earlier this month, I couldn't miss out on Cirque du Soleil's OVO coming to the Maverik Center February 22-27, 2017. A week before my due date I was able to attend a preview event for OVO at The Leonardo. We were treated to a sneak peek of the show as well as a live cold-blooded creatures demonstration. It's hard to say who loved it more - myself or my kids! These masks were a blast to create and made the kiddos excited to see the costumes in OVO. Aren't the Read more [...]

Family Time at The Leonardo + Discount Code

It's no secret that our family are HUGE fans of The Leonardo (see blog posts here, here, here, and here . The Leonardo is one of our favorite things to do in Salt Lake City, Utah. We love it so much that our kids are getting a family membership from Santa for Christmas. This year we are focusing more on EXPERIENCES than things. And The Leonardo is chock full of educational and fun experiences for everyone - from my preschooler up to my 4th grader. Earlier this month we spent an Read more [...]

Disney on Ice Winner + More Ways to Save on Tickets!

  Congrats to Angie U for winning the two tickets to Disney on Ice - Passport to Adventure. If you didn't win, I've got some FANTASTIC news for you. There's still a few ways to get a great deal! Here's how: DONATE A TURKEY! On November 10th, Disney on Ice is partnering with The Utah Food Bank to give back to the community. Simply bring in a Thanksgiving turkey to the Vivint Smart Home Arena and you will receive two free tickets to Disney on Ice. The turkeys will be used to provide a Read more [...]

Family Favorite Halloween Activities in Utah

Halloween time is here and our October has been jam packed with fun, fall things to do in Utah! Today I'm sharing a few of our family favorites so that you can join in on the fun! Skeletons, Spiders, and Sea Life - Oh My!  The Haunted Aquarium in Draper is SPOOKTACULAR! All your favorite aquarium attractions with the added fun and flair of Halloween - skeletons, tombstones, spider webs and more! From skeleton dives with the sharks to pirate alchemy to trick or treating, you don't want Read more [...]

Things to do in Utah this weekend

At 20 weeks along, my morning sickness is FINALLY starting to let off a little bit! Woohoo! This weekend we are celebrating with a lot of family activities. Here are some of the fun things on our agenda. 1. Ringling Bros & Barnum and Bailey circus is in town! You are in luck because I scored you a discount code for Saturday night. Use the code DADS. The circus will be at the Vivint Arena through this Monday night so don't miss out. You can catch all the details here.  My kids are so Read more [...]
The Last Descent

Movie Review: The Last Descent

  Amidst a box office full of fanciful stories and fight scenes, it's refreshing to be exposed to real-life stories. At first glance, The Last Descent is the story of young father and medical student, John Jones, and the tragic Nutty Putty Cave rescue attempt in Utah. That is what I expected. What I saw was so much more - a raw and real look at life, relationships, and our individual defining moments. The Last Descent is an equally heart wrenching and heartwarming introspective movie Read more [...]

Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus – Out of This World Giveaway!

  The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is coming to town and this year it is Out Of This World! Our family is going to kick of Kyler's birthday weekend. What better way for our little dare devil to start of this fifth year, right? I'm hooking one lucky reader up with a family four pass for opening night. Plus, this year there is a NEW DISCOUNT for Saturday night as it's the Women's session of General Conference for the LDS church. Perfect chance for Dad to take the kiddos Read more [...]

Family time at Baby Animal Days in Kaysville + Giveaway!

                        (Two chances to win family passes! Check it out on below and on my Instagram page! ) My kids are quite vocal about their love of animals. They get it from their Dad! Although I am kind to animals, my kids just can't get enough of them. Spring is one of their favorite times of year because that means Baby Animal Days!  This year it is May 6th and 7th courtesy of Utah State Read more [...]

Relative Race – The Next Must-See Reality Show Debuts on BYU-TV.

(Be sure to enter the Relative Race Giveaway for $500 to Delta Airlines, $300 to Marriott Hotels, and a $200 VISA gift card to spend as you wish!) It's Amazing Race meets Who Do You Think You Are with as many laughs, tears, and feel-good moments as you can possibly squeeze into one episode. ‪‎Relative Race instantly became my new must-watch show after previewing it at Roots Tech. The first episode officially debuts tonight on BYUTV at 6 pm MST. It's a reality competition with a unique, Read more [...]

8 Christmas Gifts for Star Wars Fans + $100 Star Wars Giveaway

Less than a month until Star Wars: The Force Awakens! I know several friends (myself included) who would love to have a Stars Wars print like this hanging in their theater room. Wouldn't it be darling in a little boys room, too? There are dozens of Star Wars presents that your biggest fan would love to see under the Christmas tree and I've pulled together some of my favorites. You're in luck -  I'm giving away $100 worth of Star Wars prints, too, at the end of this post! But first, the trailer! If Read more [...]